16 Hour Conceal Carry Class – 2 days

CONCEALED CARRY CLASS – 16 hour class over 2 days

Time – 7:30 to 5:00 pm

Fee: $155.00 $1.25=$156.25

This CCW Concealed Carry course is a 16+hour course designed to satisfy requirements set forth by the State of Illinois, to allow an individual to apply for a Concealed Carry License (CCL).

The course combines classroom and range use through two days of instructions.

The curriculum offered during this course has been certified by the State of lllinois, and the instruction will be delivered by all primary instructors that have been certified by the State of Illinois  as both CCL instructors and Certified NRA instructors and Master RO’s

What to Bring:

  1. State of Illinois ID and Valid FOID Card
  2. Weather Appropriate Attire
  3. Pistol
  4. Pistol Holster for Outside the Belt (No Inside the Belt)
  5. Magazines – 2 would be nice
  6. 100 rounds of Ammo
  7. Eye & Ear Protection

In addition to the required 16 hour course for the state of IL you will also receive the following.

Josh Horton from US Law Shield is coming in on Sunday morning to be on site to explain the benefits of having concealed carry insurance.  

Below is the curriculum for the class:

Firearm Safety

  1.   4 Basic Firearm handling safety rules
  2.   Home and Vehicle Storage
  3.   Public Storage

Basic Principles of Marksmanship

  1.   Aiming:  Sight Alignment & Sight Picture
  2.   Breath Control
  3.   Hold Control
  4.   Trigger Control
  5.   Follow Through

Care, Cleaning , Loading, and Unloading of Concealable Firearm

  1.   Gun  Identification (revolver/semi-auto)
  2.   Ammunition Identification and selection
  3.   Safety and Cleaning Protocols (demonstration)
  4.   Cleaning Equipment
  5.   Loading and Unloading

State & Federal Laws—Ownership, storage, carry and transportation

  1.   Act in its entirety
  2.   430 ILCS 66/10(H) (interaction with a law enforcement official)

                             Ii.  430 ILCS 66/56 (prohibited areas and parking lot exemption)

  1.   FOID Act ILCS 65/1
  2.   ILCS sections
  3.   720 ILCS 5/7-1 Use of Force in Defense of a person

                             Ii.  720 ILCS 5/7-2  Use of Force in Defense of dwelling

                             Iii.  720 ILCS 5/7-3  Use of Force in Defense of other property

                             Iv.  720 ILCS 24/1 Unlawful Use of Weapons

Weapons Handling  

  1.   Dry fire practice drill, handgun fundamentals
  2.   Dry fire practice drill from concealment
  3.   Live fire practice drills, handgun fundamentals
  4.   Live fire qualification with a concealable firearm (B-27 silhouette target)
  5.   10 rounds 5 yds.

             10 rounds 7 yards

             10 rounds 10 yards

Upon completion of the concealed carry course, students will have to complete a CCW permit Application on the Illinois State Police Website.  The fee for your concealed carry license is $153.38.

If you need help with maneuvering the State Police website … Christina Darnall does help complete and send in application for $30.00 additional to the $153.38. 


This event is fully booked.

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